How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
Stack-based buffer overflow in socat 18.104.22.168 through 22.214.171.124 and
2.0.0-b1 through 2.0.0-b6 allows local users to cause a denial of
service (segmentation fault) via a long server name in the
PROXY-CONNECT address in the command line.
See also :
Run 'yum update socat' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 72948 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2014-0019
Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.